Credit institutions warned about P2P lending Business

Credit institutions warned about P2P lending

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has warned Vietnamese credit institutions and foreign banks in the country to be cautious before working with peer-to-peer (P2P) lending companies as there are many risks related to the service.
Central bank warns of P2P lending Business

Central bank warns of P2P lending

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has warned local people and firms to consider carefully and be cautious before taking part in peer-to-peer (P2P) lending as there are many potential risks related to the service.
VASEP rejects false news on tra fish in Romania Business

VASEP rejects false news on tra fish in Romania

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) on August 15 published an article on its website saying inaccurate information about Vietnamese tra fish on several Romanian websites could affect Vietnam’s tra fish exports to this market.
Extra efforts needed to address urgent matters Society

Extra efforts needed to address urgent matters

Leaders of ministries, sectors and localities stressed the need to tackle the delayed settlement of complaints and denunciations and urgent matters at a national teleconference between the Government and localities on July 2.
Malaysia needs new law to prevent fake news World

Malaysia needs new law to prevent fake news

A law to curb false news should be created immediately in Malaysia to check the action of certain parties who are trying to jeopardise the peace and harmony of the country, International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed was quoted as Malaysia's national news agency Bernama as saying.
Vietnam’s shadow economy sparks debate Business

Vietnam’s shadow economy sparks debate

Despite concerns from economic experts about the undetermined scale and scope of Vietnam’s undocumented market transactions, authorities are adamant that the illicit economy is under control and will soon be regulated heavily.
Gov’t to fine bad weather forecasters Society

Gov’t to fine bad weather forecasters

Several new Government policies come into effect this month, including fines for incorrect weather forecasts, regulations on credit institutions and foreign bank branches, payments for those involved in searching for and collecting remains of war martyrs.
Mobile users must submit photo Society

Mobile users must submit photo

Mobile phone users must submit portrait photos when registering for accounts, an official from the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) said.
Universities fail to post accurate data Society

Universities fail to post accurate data

Universities and educational institutes must publicise their achievements, such as the rate of their graduates who have found jobs, before the national high school entrance exam of 2018.
Ministry slams Vinastas fish sauce survey Society

Ministry slams Vinastas fish sauce survey

The Vietnam Standards and Consumers Association (Vinastas) survey which released misleading test results of fish sauce and caused public fear was not independent, reliable or transparent.